Tag: Lower Mitton

Postcard of old Stourport

John BALDWIN was born c.1812 in Lower Mitton (Stourport), Worcestershire, and the son of Thomas and Sarah Baldwin. He wasn’t baptised until the age of 6 (the baptism took place as Stourport Wesleyan Methodist Church). John Baldwin became a boat builder and a Methodist lay preacher. On 8th September 1834 he married Mary JONES from Yarpole, Herefordshire, at St Leonard’s Church, Ribbesford. There’s a likely baptism of Mary on FamilySearch, which gives her parents as James and Jane JONES and her baptism date…